CRYSTALS & THEIR HEALING PROPERTIES
Chrysocolla is a hydrated copper silicate belonging to the Silicate Class of minerals. This mineral is amorphous meaning that it does not have a coherent crystalline structure. Chrysocolla forms in the oxidation zones of copper rich ore bodies.
Pure chrysocolla is soft and fragile and therefore not appropriate for use in jewellery. However, chrysocolla often is "agatised" in chalcedony quartz and it is the quartz that provides the stone with its polish and durability. Druzy Chrysocolla is a rock composed of agatised chrysocolla with a crust of small sparkling quartz crystals in small cavities. These crystals can be found in Israel, USA, Democratic Republic of Congo and the UK.
Chrysocolla is well known amongst the American Indian cultures who have been using it as a healing stone for strengthening the body's resistance and for calming upset feelings
Chrysocolla has a unique green-blue colour but it can vary widely from more blue to more green, often in the same specimen.
This stone appears as dull or vitreous and waxy and is translucent to opaque.
Chrysocolla is found in massive forms that can be crusts, stalactites and in a botryoidal form. This stone can form as inclusions in other minerals such as quartz.
CHRYSOCOLLA and THE CHAKRAS
Chrysocolla cleans and re-energises the chakras and aligns them with the divine. If placed on the solar plexus chakra, chrysocolla will draw out negative emotions such as guilt and other self destructive emotions.
Chrysocolla placed on the heart chakra will heal heartache and increase your capacity to love yourself and others.
Placed on the throat chakra it improves your communication skills but also lets you know when to be silent.
CHRYSOCOLLA and physical health
Chrysocolla facilitates the healing of throat inflammation and infection particularly of the tonsils. This stone will ease congested lungs and increase your breathing capacity this is particularly good for people who have COPD, bronchitis and asthma.
Chrysocolla because it is such a gentle healing stone will assist in balancing and healing stomach ulcers, stomach ache and other digestive tract issues. It activates and heals your gallbladder by reducing the effects of nausea, pain and other symptoms relating to the problem. This stone detoxifies and fortifies your liver functions including bloating, pain, fatty buildup and Jaundice.
Chrysocolla will assist women who wish to get pregnant by healing and enhancing their reproductive organs. If you are getting ready for childbirth this is the ideal stone to help you move to the next step of having a healthy baby. Chrysocolla will alleviate PMS and all menstrual cramping.
Chrysocolla lowers fever, blood pressure, strengthens your immune system and will speed up the healing of burns. It has been known to reduce the pain and stiffness of carpal tunnel syndrome and accelerate the natural healing of burns.
CHRYSOCOLLA and your feelings
Chrysocolla can be used daily to bring light, love and healing into your life.
This stone can help you express your feelings. It also inspires flexibility in your life and creativity in all things. Chrysocolla encourages to bring and uderstand the need for emotional balance.
Chrysocolla has a gentle, soothing energy, if during meditation, it can help flush out and heal emotional blockage, giving sufferers of heartbreak and anguish the ability to make peace with the past, and regard the future with flexibility and patience.
Chrysocolla is a stone that sends tranquil and sustaining vibrations to you when the stone is worn or meditated with. It helps you communicate effectively with others. Chrysocolla draws off all negative energies. It helps to a adjust to situations that are constantly changing. Chrysocolla is ideal for relationships that are unstable by stabilising and healing both the home and personal interaction. Chrysocolla enhases your drive and ambition particularly if you are lazy and also improves nervousness and irritability.
IMAGES OF CHRYSOCOLLA
CHRYSOCOLLA and the mind
Chrysocolla encourages self awareness and inner balance. It imparts confidence and sensitivity.
This stone will enhance your personal power, inspire creativity and overcome phobias. Chrysocolla will give you motivation to begin and complete your tasks. This stone will help you keep a cool head in times of adversity, confrontation and it improves nervousness, anxiety and clarity.
CHRYSOCOLLA and the spirit
Chrysocolla supports women's internal physical healing. It promotes a connection with the Goddess and awareness of yourself as a part of the Goddess. This stone connects the thymus with the throat chakra for releasing grief, sadness and fear from the emotional and spiritual body. Chrysocolla gives you joy, certainty and peace. It supports emotional and spiritual healing from rape, incest, mastectomy or hysterectomy. Chrysocolla encourages you to embrace a balanced nature and self awareness. It helps you to accept situations that are constantly changing and enables you to pursue your own goals in spite of the up and downs.
CRYSTALS A - C
CRYSTALS D - F
CRYSTALS G - I
CRYSTALS J - L
CRYSTALS M - O
CRYSTALS P - R
CRYSTALS S - U
CRYSTALS V - Z